Iris 'Bayberry Candle'

Bayberry Candle Tall Bearded Iris

Family: Iridaceae

Genus: Iris

Category: Perennial

Zones: 3 to 8

Size: To 36" tall and 18" wide

Growth Rate: Moderate

Exposure: Sun


Chartreuse to lime flowers. Midseason. Clump forming. Well-drained soil. Deer and rabbit resistant. Divide every 3 to 4 years in September.


Registered in 1966.

Hybridizer: Deforest

Parentage: (Dawn Crest x S8-38) X (Mary Randall x Golden Chance)


My Experience: 

I purchased several rhizomes from Daylily Depot in September 2012 and planted them in the Five Trees Garden. In 2013 I moved them to the Ornamental Grasses Border.

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